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Lydia Willems

Lydia Evelyn Willems, 84, died Oct. 18, 2011, at Parkside Homes in Hillsboro.

She was born June 9, 1927, in Corn, Okla., to Peter D. and Maria Ens Willems. She was a school teacher.

She was preceded in death by brothers Arnold and Andrew, and sisters Kathryn, Anna, and Marie.

She is survived by a sister, Martha Willems of Hillsboro.

Her funeral was Friday at Hillsboro Mennonite Brethren Church, officiated by Pastor Loyal Martin. Burial was Friday at Hillsboro Mennonite Brethren Cemetery. The family received guests Thursday.

A memorial fund has been established for Kid’s Connection.

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Last modified Oct. 26, 2011